Nov 20, 2020

Police search for mother who fled from IDH last night

The 2 1/2 year old child who went missing from the National Institute of Infectious Diseases in Colombo with his mother, has been found at a residence in Yaya Road, Eheliyagoda.

According to the police, the mother who was tested positive for Covid-19, had handed over the child to residents and fled the area.

Police stated all members of the relevant residence have now been placed under isolation. 

Search operations are underway to locate the 26 year old mother from Eheliyagoda, who fled the IDH around 9.10pm last night (19) with the child.